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This selection of printed material exemplifies Newberry Library collection strengths that have been built over many decades and continue to grow. The Newberry collection attracts researchers from around the world and serves as the focus for research activities. Core Newberry collection strengths represented in this digital collection include:

  • American History and Culture
  • American Indian and Indigenous Studies
  • Chicago and the Midwest
  • Genealogy and Local History
  • History of the Book
  • Maps, Travel, and Exploration
  • Medieval, Renaissance, and Early Modern Studies
  • Music
  • Religion
  • This growing digital collection is particularly rich in recent acquisitions, books relating to Chicago genealogy and history, and French Revolutionary War era pamphlets.

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    Year
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    1976
    56
    1919
    209
    1918
    173
    1917
    55
    1901
    59
    1865
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    Topics & Subjects
    2,151
    Finance, Public
    1,730
    Louis XVI, King of France, 1754-1793
    1,620
    World War (1914-1918)
    1,528
    Sheet music
    1,377
    Music title pages
    1,208
    Church and state
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    france. convention nationale
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    france. sovereign (1774-1792 : louis xvi)
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    france. directoire exécutif
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    france.parlement (paris)
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    france. conseil d'etat
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    france
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    Language
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    French
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    English
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    Italian
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    Latin
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    Middle French
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    Newberry French Pamphlet Collection
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    The Newberry Library's French Pamphlet Collection primarily consists of material published between 1780 and 1810 from the French Revolution Collection (FRC), the Louis XVI Trial and Execution Collection, and several smaller collections of French Revolution era material. It charts the political, social, and religious history of the French Revolution. The material represents the opinions of all the factions that opposed and defended the monarchy during the turbulent period from 1789 to 1799 and...
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    by Sentinel Publishing Co. (Chicago)
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    Advertising matter included in paging
    Topic: Jews
    Newberry Images
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    Includes index
    Topic: Czech Americans
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    by Audit Company of New York
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    Topics: Directors of corporations, Corporations, Executives, Business enterprises
    Cover title
    Topics: Lawyers, Courts, Court rules
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    by McDonough, Walter R; Lowitz, Milton E; Chicago Medical Society
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    Compilers: 18 M.E. Lowitz, W.R. McDonough.--19 -06, W.R. McDonough
    Topic: Physicians
    Description based on: 3rd annual (1925-1926)
    Topics: Musicians, Entertainers, Musicians, Entertainers
    D.A. Bethea, compiler
    Topic: African Americans
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    by McDonough, Walter R; Lowitz, Milton E; Chicago Medical Society
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    Compilers: 18 M.E. Lowitz, W.R. McDonough.--19 -06, W.R. McDonough
    Topic: Physicians
    Description based on: 1896
    Topics: Chicago Stock Exchange, Chicago Board of Trade, Banks and banking
    Description based on: 1896
    Topics: Chicago Stock Exchange, Chicago Board of Trade, Banks and banking
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    October 22, 1906 - April 4, 1907. NOTE: Newberry lacks 1907-1908 (v. 59
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    Advertisements interspersed
    Topic: Real estate business
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
    Compiled by the secretary of the Society, Seymour Morris
    Topics: Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Illinois, General Society of Colonial Wars (U.S.). Illinois
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    by Felsenthal, Bernhard, 1822-1908; Eliassof, Herman
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    Issued under the auspices of the congregation on the occasion of its Semi-Centennial Celebration, Nov. 4, 1897
    Topics: Kehilath Anshe Maarav Temple (Chicago, Ill.), Jews
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    Topics: White City (Chicago, Ill.), Amusement parks
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    Description based on: 16th (1926); title from cover
    Topics: Real property, Real property, Real property, Real property, Zoning
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    April 11 - October 17, 1904
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    "Atgifven vid dess fyratioårs fest, den 18-19-20-21 oktober 1906."
    Topics: First Swedish Baptist Church (Chicago, Ill.), Baptists, Swedish, Swedish Americans
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    April 1935 - January 1936. Indexed by Index to the Journal of the Proceedings of the City Council of the City of Chicago, 1935-1936.
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April - September 1955
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    by Carus, Paul, 1852-1919
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    "A monthly magazine devoted to the science of religion, and the extension of the religious parliament idea," (varies slightly)
    Topic: Religion
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    Topics: Chicago (Ill.). North Star Baptist Church, Chicago (Ill.). La Salle Avenue Baptist Church
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    September 25, 1899 - April 4, 1900
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    by Wagner, Martin L
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    Includes bibliographical references and index
    Topics: Chicago Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lutheran Church
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    Topics: Catholic Church, Germans, Catholics, genealogy
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    July - December 1949
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April 18 - October 17, 1928
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
    Description based on: Vol. 13, no. 1 (Jan. 1912); title from caption
    Topics: Real property, Real property
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    October 1952 - March 1953
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April 10 - November 20, 1905
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    August - December 1947
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April - November 1941. Indexed by Index to the Journal of the Proceedings of the City Council of the City of Chicago, 1941-1942.
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    Description based on: 16th (1926); title from cover
    Topics: Real property, Real property, Real property, Real property, Zoning
    Topics: Correctional institutions, Prisons, Prison administration
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    October 1960 - March 1961
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April - October 1962
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April 16 - November 23, 1923
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    Council Year 1941-1942
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    Description based on: 16th (1926); title from cover
    Topics: Real property, Real property, Real property, Real property, Zoning
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    April - July 1947
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April 7 - September 15, 1926
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
    At head of title: A.M.D.G
    Topic: Catholic Church in Chicago
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    April 18 - October 10, 1892
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April 13 - November 28, 1933. Indexed by Index to the Journal of the Proceedings of the City Council of the City of Chicago, 1933-1934.
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    Council Year 1933-1934
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    April 14 - September, 1925
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    Council Year 1930-1931
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    April - November 1954
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    October 1951 - March 1952
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    by Geo. C. Olcott & Co
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    Description based on: 16th (1926); title from cover
    Topics: Real property, Real property, Real property, Real property, Zoning
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    April 7 - October 20, 1902
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April 9 - October 30, 1930. Indexed by Index to the Journal of the Proceedings of the City Council of the City of Chicago, 1930-1931.
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April 9 - November 4, 1931. Indexed by Index to the Journal of the Proceedings of the City Council of the City of Chicago, 1931-1932.
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    December 1950 - March 1951
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    Description based on: 16th (1926); title from cover
    Topics: Real property, Real property, Real property, Real property, Zoning
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    1866-1867. NOTE: Newberry lacks 1867-1868 (v. 3).
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    April - November 1959
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    May 8, 1876 - April 23, 1877. NOTE: Newberry lacks 1877-1878. Continued from: Proceedings of the Common Council of the City of Chicago.
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    October 5, 1903 - April 6, 1904
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    October 1956 - March 1957
    Topic: Chicago (Ill.). City Council
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    Description based on: 16th (1926); title from cover
    Topics: Real property, Real property, Real property, Real property, Zoning
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    Council Year 1934-1935
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    Topic: New England Church (Chicago, Ill.)